With more than 50 years’ experience in researching and publishing industry intelligence on insurance and employee benefits information, Axco is the definitive information source for professionals in these markets around the world. Our unique business model and methods of research have enabled the development of an extensive suite of products comprising in-depth reports, focused profiles, Q&A databases, intelligent questioning tools, and email services. Our products are delivered to the largest and most well-known insurers, reinsurers, brokers and employee benefits specialists across the globe.
Axco’s strength comes from our outstanding team of people, highly knowledgeable in our fields of expertise; longstanding relationships with industry professionals and trusted partnerships with our clients.
We are a growing company with a commitment to innovation in a rapidly evolving industry and the drive to be the very best. With the help of dedicated and talented employees, our ambitions will be realized. Axco is part of Wilmington plc's Risk & Compliance Division.
We are seeking an experienced Software Development Manager to lead a technically strong team of software developers who are committed to working with the latest .Net and Web UI technologies within an Agile framework. The focus is to develop world class new products and services for the insurance industry whilst still supporting, and migrating away from, significant legacy systems. In this role. You will be responsible for the performance of the software development team, maintaining high morale and managing day to day operations in an efficient and professional manner. The team manager will also be responsible for driving innovative solutions to meet our evolving client needs whilst ensuring that all software development targets are met.
Key responsibilities include:
The following are other technologies and skills we use within Axco Software Development. Whilst these are not fundamental requirements, the successful candidates would be able to demonstrate evidence of knowledge and experience in many of these areas.
nHibernate or another ORM (Object Relational Mapping), NService Bus, AJAX, TeamCity, Octopus or other Continuous Integration tools, Angular JS, GIT or any other Source Control tools such as SVN or TFS, Test Automation and Load Testing, Federated Security and SSO approaches.
Both Axco and the Software Development team are small and dynamic and we are looking for a Software Development Manager with the following attributes who will be able to thrive within this exciting yet challenging environment
Other skills (desirable but not essential)
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